American Statistical Association
New York City
Metropolitan Area Chapter

New York State Psychiatric Institute
at Columbia University Medical Center
Biostatistics Division Special Seminar



METHODOLOGICAL ISSUES IN SUICIDE RESEARCH IN MAINLAND CHINA

by

Michael R. Phillips, M.D., M.A., M.PH.
Director, Suicide Research and Prevention Center
Shanghai Mental Health Center
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Clinical Epidemiology
Columbia University

Professor of Psychiatry and Global Health
Emory University



Discussants

Hanga Galfalvy, Ph.D.
Division of Molecular Imaging and Neuropathology
New York State Psychiatric Institute

Sue Marcus, Ph.D.
Division of Biostatistics
New York State Psychiatric Institute


Abstract

This presentation will discuss biostatistical issues that arise in three different types of suicide research in mainland China.